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UCSIM Participates in CCHMC Pediatric Grand Rounds – “Virtual Reality is Changing the Healthcare Game: The State of the Art at Cincinnati Children’s”

On Tuesday, February 21, 2017, UCSIM participated in the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Pediatric Grand Rounds to showcase and demo the Sports Medicine Division’s “Real-Time Sensorimotor Feedback for Injury Prevention Assessed in Virtual Reality,” project to implement and test fully-immersive virtual reality environments to assess sport-specific training improvements. Cincinnati Children’s has a robust group of practitioners […]

ScienceNode: POTUS Can Make the Metaverse a (Virtual) Reality

Chris Collins of the IT@UC Center for Simulations and Virtual Environments is featured in this ScienceNode story about the next iteration of the internet — the Metaverse. The Metaverse offers one of the most transformative technology opportunities for the 21st century US. But as with any technology, it will reach its full potential only through […]

Applications Now Being Accepted for Advanced Virtual & Augmented Reality Workshop Series

Applications Now Being Accepted for Advanced Virtual & Augmented Reality Workshop Series Faculty are invited to apply to attend the UCSIM Advanced Virtual & Augmented Reality Workshops to learn more about authoring immersive content for teaching and research.  Five (5) faculty participants will be selected to attend each workshop series, which consists of two, 2-hour sessions […]

NSF Science Node: Making Virtual Reality Work – Interview with UCSIM’s Chris Collins and Ben Fineman, Internet2

Making virtual reality work The leaders of the Internet2 Metaverse Working Group tell us what’s new and where we’re heading in the world of virtual reality. Speed read VR accessibility on the rise — 12 million head-mounted displays shipping this year. Internet2 provides the high-speed network bandwidth required for VR collaboration. Metaverse working group is […]

UCSIM Demos Augmented Reality Application for Centriolar Research

UCSIM Demos Augmented Reality Application for Centriolar Research Earlier this week, the UCSIM | Center for Simulations & Virtual Environments Research hosted the Honorable Bardyl Tirana of the Paul W. and E. Carole Schafer Foundation for Centriolar Research, UC CEAS Emeritus Professor, Dr. Ron Huston, PhD, P.E., Dr. Roger Adelman, PhD., P.E. of Impact Technologies, […]

UCSIM Featured in #InTheKnow Newsletter

The UCSIM | Center for Simulations & Virtual Environments Research was recently featured in the UCIT Staff Council’s March #InTheKnow Newsletter.  The newsletter will begin profiling teams and groups within the University of Cincinnati Information Technologies (UCIT) department to encourage a broader understanding of the diverse range of services the department provides. See the full March #InTheKnow […]

Research Project: Distance Perception Eye Accommodation Detection Using Variable Distance Virtual Software

The UCSIM | Center for Simulations & Virtual Environments Research is excited to collaborate with Dr. Joseph Clark in the UC Athletics – Baseball department on a new project.  The UC Athletics Department has requested development of prototype research software to measure distance perception eye accommodation in student athletes and collect preliminary data in preparation […]